Four rounds. 72 holes. A day for real heroes.

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Key details


Teams of four golfers - all levels welcome.


Free one day event: Teams play four rounds of golf to raise money for Macmillan.


21 June, or any day between May and August.


At a golf club that suits you.

Top fundraising teams

Leaderboard was last updated: 22 June




Please note this leader board is only an indication of the highest fundraisers. There may be higher fundraisers pending upload to this leader board at any time. This leader board displays team fundraising excluding Gift Aid.

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Calling all golfing heroes!

Simply club together a team of up to four players and get set for your challenge on any day this summer. Last year saw over 3,000 teams cross the UK sign up to play 72 holes in just one day, and raise £1.5 million for people affected by cancer. Now it’s your turn to join them.

Scoring leader board

Last updated: 22 June

Please note this leader board is only an indication of the highest scores. There may be higher results pending upload to this leader board at any time.

How to be a real golf hero

Heroes, your day has come. It’s time to sign up to the Longest Day Golf Challenge. It’s the biggest game of your life and an amazing way to help people affected by cancer.

Here’s what you need to do:

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Sign up

It’s free and easy – you can do it online.

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Pick your team

Four to a team. Play between May and August.

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Find a course

Pick a course that suits you and contact them to take part.

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Get fundraising

We’ll send you sponsorship forms, collection boxes and more.

Reasons to get involved

Take on the Longest Day Golf Challenge and you’ll be making a real difference to people affected by cancer. You could also win a 3 night break to the final in Boavista, Portugal.

To enter this Competition, sign up to Longest Day Golf Challenge and ensure all sponsorship money is deposited to us by 3 September 2018. The prize includes return flights from London to Faro and accommodation (date restrictions apply). The prize will be awarded to the 4 teams who have raised the most sponsorship money for Macmillan in cleared funds by the closing date (over 18s only, four persons per team only). Competition Terms and Conditions apply.

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Meet the 2017 winners

The Taz's fore Tops team raised just over £18,000 for Macmillan!

Learn more
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Our featured golfer

Tell us on Facebook how your fundraising and training is going and it could be you!

Get inspired
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How it makes a difference

The money you raise will make a real difference to people affected by cancer.

Find out more


The longest day golf challenge is filled with lots of laughs, lost balls, and healthy competition.

Take a look at the #LongestDayGolf Instagram photos and videos for inspiration for your own charity golfing championship. Make sure to use the hashtag for your Instagram posts too.

Join the golfing hero community today, and help raise funds to support people affected by cancer.